14 11, 2018

Why is self-awareness in leadership so critical?

By |2018-11-14T05:41:58+00:00November 14th, 2018|Career Coaching, Performance|0 Comments

I’m fortunate to be an executive coach. As you might imagine, I get to see many different types of leaders and leadership styles. Take it from my more than 25 years of experience… it’s not easy being a leader! The set of skills and capabilities a leader needs today is always morphing AND expanding! Since [...]

7 11, 2018

5 Ways to Keep Calm and Reduce Stress Under Tight Deadlines

By |2018-11-07T15:15:17+00:00November 7th, 2018|Performance|0 Comments

Keep calm and carry on is what we’re all told to do, but it’s easier said than done. To give yourself the best possible chance of performing at your optimum take a look at the top 5 ways you can keep calm and reduce your stress. That way when the deadlines are looming you’ll have [...]

17 10, 2018

Leading with Purpose: Why & How

By |2018-10-17T02:40:45+00:00October 17th, 2018|Motivation, Performance|0 Comments

Over the past decade, many books and articles have been written on the topic of finding purpose. A simple Google search of the words, "Finding Purpose", produces over one billion results. There is no doubt that purpose is an important and interesting topic for many people. As a leader, having a purpose and leading with [...]

15 10, 2018

6 Ways to Calm Job Interview Nerves

By |2018-10-14T13:43:25+00:00October 15th, 2018|Job Interview|0 Comments

Guest blog with great ideas for how to be confident in a job interview and calm those interview nerves! - Coach Wolfgang After sending countless CVs, you finally got a call – the company of your dreams finds that you may be the next person to join their team. However, now comes the hardest part: [...]

29 09, 2018

Top 6 Career Services People Want

By |2018-09-29T04:44:08+00:00September 29th, 2018|Career Change, Career Coaching, Career Counseling, Career Management, Job Interview, Job Search, Resume|1 Comment

Over the last few years, our website has received a little over 2,500 form submissions from people who were seeking help with their career. These submissions showed us some interesting trends about what career services people are seeking and consider engaging in. We found this data fascinating and want to share it with you. 2,500 [...]

13 09, 2018

The perfect boss is called a leader

By |2018-09-16T03:57:36+00:00September 13th, 2018|Performance|0 Comments

“The perfect boss”, you say? There’s no such thing! When we think of a “boss”, we think of someone who yells at you when you’re late, doesn’t solicit your opinions and isn’t very sensitive to your personal issues. Decades ago, this was the predominant management style. Today, things are starting to change. We’ve realized that [...]

18 08, 2018

12 Proofreading Resume Tips

By |2018-08-21T16:55:26+00:00August 18th, 2018|Resume|0 Comments

Thanks to Grace for an excellent guest post on twelve solid proofreading resume tips. Her bio is below. - Coach Wolfgang Your resume is the first impression you make on a company and one of the most important parts of applying for a job. That means your resume should be proofread thoroughly. Often a single [...]

22 07, 2018

A New Resume is Not the Answer

By |2018-09-30T02:43:43+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Career Coaching, Career Counseling, Job Search, Resume|0 Comments

Many people who are dissatisfied with their career often feel that a new resume is the answer. Far too often, these people just don't know where to turn. In these cases, it is comfortable to fall back on what they know - on the tactical tools of a career search that they are familiar with. [...]

12 07, 2018

Leaders Never Stop Learning

By |2018-07-14T19:10:52+00:00July 12th, 2018|Performance|0 Comments

Leaders set the tone for an organization. They must be agile in their responses to the ever-changing marketplace and business climate. Leaders are charged with growing organizations and should never stop learning because learning is an essential part of the growth process. Learning can take various shapes within an organization. It can be organic, formalized, [...]

5 07, 2018

CV Writing Tips to Get Noticed

By |2018-07-11T03:58:11+00:00July 5th, 2018|Resume|0 Comments

Thanks to Lucy Wyndham for a guest post with super CV writing tips! See her bio below. -Coach Wolfgang The average job opening in the U.S. attracts around 250 applicants, according to EBI, yet recruiters spend only six seconds looking at each resume. Management level posts can be even more competitive, which is why obtaining professional [...]